Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
‘Let the Celebrations Begin,’ an acclaimed and controversial Australian children’s book, raises questions about Holocaust education
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Says he didn’t understand local politics
Scott Brown’s victory means new leeway for Netanyahu
Turks credit ‘wise man’ Peres
Obama could dictate premises and force a yes or no
Plus we welcome our robotic Israeli overlords, and more in the news
Plus C-Span’s and Cyprus’s Jewish problems, and more
Multibillion-dollar arms deal thrown into mix
Considering the former prime minister, after he’s spent four years in a coma
Plus Rabbi Shmuley stuck at Newark International, and more in the news
Plus Colorado shuls are cyber-attacked, and more
Even the centrist opposition would keep some West Bank settlements
Plus Israeli nuclear whistleblower violates terms, and more
Plus bid on your very own fake Auschwitz sign, and more
Palestinian Pres says he’ll compromise on lots, but not that
Plus ‘Work Will Set You Free’ set free, and more in the news
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet